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Cover Crops for Grazing Use in Idaho

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BUL 901
Pub. Date: 2016
Last Reviewed: 2021

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This publication will help crop and livestock producers in Idaho or other high-desert systems to select, plant, and manage cover crop species and mixtures that can also serve as livestock forage. Topics include selecting a dual-purpose cover crop, cereal grains and grasses, brassicas, other cover crops, grazing management strategies, cautionary grazing concerns, and economics.

Authors: Lauren Golden, Jon Hogge, Steven Hines, Joel Packham, Christi Falen

14 pages


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